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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Adoption deed-- Locus standi to challenge - Adoption can be challenged either by natural parents or by adoptive parents or the child who has been given in adoption - A stranger lacks authority to challenge the adoption deed...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 9-- Adoption - Capacity of step father to give child in adoption - Even if there is divorce between biological parents of child, in presence of biological father, step father of child cannot give child in adoption with his biological mother...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 12-- Adoption - Coparcenary property - Interest which the coparcener in a Mitakshara family acquires by his birth in the natural family continues to remain with him in spite of adoption in view of S.12(b) of the Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 9-- Adoption - Capacity of adoptive parents to give child in adoption - Expressions `father' and `mother' do not include an adoptive father and an adoptive mother, thus, if child is adopted by an adoptive parents, they cannot further give child in adoption...........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Legal Services Authorities Act, 1987, Section 21, Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 9, 10-- Award of Lok Adalat - Adoption - Mandatory provisions of Ss.9, 10 of the 1956 Act violated while passing of award - Lok Adalat cannot pass award contrary to the provisions of law - Award of Lok Adalat quashed...........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 5, 6-- Adoption - Locus standi to challenge the adoption - Petitioner is the brother of adoptive father and not a party to adoption proceedings - Though directly petitioner has no locus but there is remote and some circumstances regarding interest in ancestral property - Petitioner thus, has locus standi..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Partition suit-- Joint Hindu Family property - Defendants contended that partition of suit property was already affected and defendant No.3 has a share on the basis of adoption by plaintiff No.1 - However, said adoption deed is void - Even said partition as alleged by defendants is also not proved on record - On..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 56-- Adoption of two minor children - Inter Country adoption/Foreign adoption - Birth mother abandoned their two minor children and showed absolutely no affinity or anything resembling normal maternal communication or attachment to children - Sufficient liberty afforded to birth mother even at cost of..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 5, 6, 11(iv)-- Adoption of son by female Hindu - Where age difference between adopted son and adoptive mother is less than 21 years, such adoption is void...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Partition suit-- Joint Hindu Family property - Plea of limitation - Where properties were joint Hindu Family properties and defendant No.3 claiming some share in the properties on the basis of adoption, which is void, he could not defend the matter by saying that suit was not within limitation from the date of..........

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